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Shemmings Farmhouse, Birch

Description: Shemmings Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 January 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 117365

OS Grid Reference: TL9248420465
OS Grid Coordinates: 592484, 220465
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8496, 0.7933

Location: Birch, Essex CO2 0NY

Locality: Birch
Local Authority: Colchester Borough Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO2 0NY

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Listing Text

Shemmings Farmhouse
TL 92 SW 11/89
C15 extensively altered in C16. Originally a hall house. Two gabled cross wings.
Timber framed and plastered with red plain tile roof. Two storeys. Five window
range C19 casements. Gabled 2 storey porch/staircase tower, with early C19 entrance
door, with moulded architraves and simple flat head. C15 red brick chimney stack
with 4 diagonal shafts.
Two storey cross wing type extension at west end. One window range C19 casements,
and C19 red brick chimney stack. (RCHM 7).

Listing NGR: TL9248420465

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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